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Scarlett Johansson talks Black Widows sad past

Scarlett Johansson has been discussing her ongoing role as Black Widow in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, and has hinted that more of the character’s …

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Are games art?

The definition of “art” is one of the most forum-spamming subjective debate topics of all time. In terms of gaming forums, somewhere beneath “Does …

The Next Revolutions: Drones Vs. Phones

It’s been a hell of a week worldwide. Caracas, Venezuela: “What had been a slow-motion unravelling that had stretched out over many years went kinetic all of a sudden.” Kiev, Ukraine: “Dozens dead as protesters regain territory from police.” Bangkok, Thailand: “Four people have been killed and more …

‘True Detective’ Theory: A Morsel Of Evidence Suggesting Preacher Theriot Is The Yellow King

<b>RELATED</b> <br>Here’s A ‘True Detective’ Theory That You Might Have Overlooked<p>I was in the same creative writing program at around the same time with Nic Pizzolatto back at the University of Arkansas, but clearly he took more from that program than I because I’ve been trying to decipher <i>The King in Yellow</i> …

James Ellroy Hates Hipsters, Liberals, The Modern World, Poor People, And Everything You Can Think Of

James Ellroy, the famous novelist and mind behind movies such as the great <i>L.A. Confidential</i> and whatever the hell <i>The Black Dahlia</i> was, was interviewed by the Shortlist. When it comes to epic rants of hate, Ellroy is top shelf in his bad taste. Via Grantland:<p>“I hate hipsters, I hate liberals, I hate …

Did Marvel Spoil ‘Captain America: The Winter Soldier’ With The Newest Teaser Trailer?

I’ll say this for Marvel, they must have a bunch of aces up their sleeves regarding <i>Captain America: The Winter Soldier</i>. You might remember that Dan wrote how a bombshell villain had been potentially revealed by the film’s soundtrack of all things and now Marvel is spoiling major plot points in …

The World’s Most Wanted Drug Lord Has Been Captured After A 13-Year Manhunt

Following a 13-year manhunt, Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán Loera has been captured. From The New York Times:<p>Few details were available on Saturday morning, but a picture of Mr. Guzmán, who appeaered to be handcuffed and with a few cuts to his face and torso, circulated among law enforcement officials. …

Here’s A ‘True Detective’ Theory That You Might Have Overlooked

<b>RELATED</b> <br>‘True Detective,’ The Jeff Davis 8, And The 5 Horsemen Theory<p><i>True Detective</i> is pretty popular around these parts and there’s good reason for it: The show is fantastic. And while I don’t condone calling a show “the greatest” or even ranking shows based on some standard that’s set by the …

Industrial Television Displays : Metal TV Easel

If you're a big fan of big screen TVs and looking to showcase your massive media device on something equally impressive, then the Metal TV Easel will …

80 Side-Splitting Pop Culture Spoofs

The Jimmy Fallon sketches of celebrity parodies are the perfect example of pop culture spoofs that have become so popular over the years. Fallon …

Arduino network uptime monitor with Twitter updates

Posted on Friday, February 21st, 2014 in Arduino, code, open source by the machinegeek<p>Steve from Hackshed.co.uk has posted project details on their …

How Do You Dress the Kate Middleton of Westeros? Game Of Thrones Costume Designer Tells All

You'd think the dramatic fashion world of <i>Game Of Thrones</i> would be purely fantasy based. From intricately embroidered cloaks to painstakingly detailed armor, the looks of the Starks, Lannisters, and Targaryens aren't ones we're used to seeing every day. But <i>Game of Thrones</i> costume designer Michele …

Man with a vision: Movidius' CEO talks Project Tango (Q&A)

"Visual is what you're looking at; vision is what you extract from the camera." <br>--Remi El-Ouazzane, CEO of Movidius

The Google Smartwatch Is Real, And It’s Coming Soon (But Maybe Not Too Soon)

Google’s long-rumored smartwatch is real, and still “officially” expected to begin shipping in mid to late March. However, many members of the smartwatch team inside Google believe that date will either be pushed back to June, or the watch will end up shipping incomplete with a smaller feature set …

Apple, Samsung fail to make nice in settlement talks over patent case

Bust out your Samsung pennant, your Apple foam finger, or your Jony Ive bobblehead doll -- it looks like we're in for another patent trial.<p>In a legal filing Friday, the companies said that during the first week of February, Samsung mobile chief Shin Jong-Kyun and other execs from the South Korean …

WhatsApp is Down

WhatsApp, the messaging app that you <i>probably</i> heard got bought by Facebook this week, is in the midst of a<p>90-minute four-hour outage right now. This is the first significant period of downtime that the service has experienced since the acquisition deal was announced.<p><b>Update:</b> WhatsApp is working for …

Fixed: an app to help you fight parking tickets

Fixed is a web app designed to beat parking tickets. Take a photo of the ticket, choose your reason to contest the ticket, and click the button. …

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Latest<p>Netflix Adds 'The Disastrous Life Of Saiki K.' Season 2<p>The Disastrous Life of Saiki K 7 hours ago<p>The Disastrous Life of Saiki K<p>'My Hero …

A Bicycle Trip, A Short Animation About the First Intentional Acid Trip Taken by Albert Hofmann in 1943

The 2007 animated short “A Bicycle Trip” recounts the fateful day in 1943 that Swiss chemist Albert Hofmann ingested a chemical compound he had …

Secret Dogecoin Mining Operation on Harvard Computers Results in Ban

Someone at Harvard has been misusing the university's powerful computing resources for nefarious purposes: mining the joke "Dogecoin" cryptocurrency. The Crimson reports this individual has been banned from using the systems ever again — but not before he or she made away with quite a few …

Visionect Is A Low-Cost Platform For Building E-Paper Applications

Building hardware projects has become immensely simpler thanks to Arduino and Raspberry Pi. But Visionect scratches a far more-intersting itch: e-paper interface design.<p>At its core the device is a very simple cased or uncased e-ink reader. It consist of a very simple, waterproof device with an …

Scientists just created some of the most powerful muscles in existence

In a surprising breakthrough for the world of materials science, researchers have created some of the most powerful artificial muscles we've ever …

Was 2013 a Great Movie Year, or Are Critics Too Easy to Please?

2013 was an amazing year for movies, right?<p>Not so fast, says <i>Los Angeles Times</i> theater critic Charles McNulty. Having sampled what he refers to as …

Amazing ERO Concrete-Recycling Robot Can Erase Entire Buildings

Demolition is a messy business—not only does the process require heavy machinery and produce clouds of dust, but it also results in giant piles of …

Wrapping Wednesday: Micro Reviews for the Week of 2/19/14

There is a lot to cover on Wednesdays. We should know, as collectively, we read an insane amount of comics. Even with a large review staff, it’s hard …

The next big step for cellular networks isn’t 5G. It’s the cloud

At Mobile World Congress next week we’re going to hear a lot about 5G, that amorphous term for the next generation of cellular network technologies. …

Sources: Netflix and Comcast have reached a peering agreement

Consumers’ troubles with online video may be subsiding — at least for Comcast customers. Comcast and Netflix appear to have resolved their …

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